The Executive Board is charged with the management of the Company. The responsibilities include the policy and business progress within the Company.
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The members of the Executive Board

Roelof Joosten Roelof (R.A.) Joosten (1958)
Position Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Appointed 1 June 2015
Nationality Dutch
Responsible for:

  • Cooperative Affairs
  • Corporate Communication & Sustainability
  • Corporate Human Resources
  • General Counsel & Company Secretary Affairs
  • Corporate Public & Quality Affairs
  • Corporate Research & Development
  • Corporate Strategy

Other positions held:

  • Chairman of the Board of the Nederlandse Zuivelorganisatie NZO (Dutch Dairy Association)

 

Hein Schumacher Hein Schumacher (1971)
Position Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Appointed 1 January 2015
Nationality Dutch
Responsible for:

  • Corporate Finance & Reporting
  • Corporate ICT
  • Corporate Internal Audit
  • Corporate Procurement
  • Corporate Supply Chain
  • Corporate Risk Management
  • Corporate Tax
  • Corporate Treasury

 

Piet Hilarides Piet (P.J.) Hilarides (1964)
Position Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Appointed: 1 January 2009
Nationality: Dutch
Responsible for:

  • Business group Consumer Products Asia
  • Global Marketing
  • Customer & Trade Marketing

 

Gregory Sklikas Gregory Sklikas (1964)
Position Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Appointed 1 January 2014
Nationality Greek
Responsible for:

  • Business group Consumer Products Europe Middle East & Africa

 

Bas van den Berg Bas van der Berg (1968)
Position Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Appointed 1 November 2015
Nationality Dutch
Responsible for:

  • Business group Cheese, Butter & Milkpowder
  • Milk Valorisation & Allocation

 

Tine Snels Tine Snels (1968)
Position COO
Appointed 1 June 2015
Nationality Belgian
Responsible for:

  • Business group Ingredients